Evaluation and Accreditation of Inspection and Test Activities
The purpose of STP 814 is to provide an overview for industry and professionals on approaches to evaluation and accreditation of testing and inspection activities. The major subject areas are:
Evaluation and Accreditation Concepts
Laboratory Applications and Computerized Systems
Evaluation and Accreditation in Government
International Evaluation and Accreditation.
Table of Contents
Some Viewpoints on Evaluation/Accreditation Systems
ASTM Committee E-36 Activities in Standards Development for Laboratory Evaluation and Accreditation
Toward Adoption of a Universal Laboratory Accreditation Criteria
Quality Assurance in a Coal Analysis System
A Public Utility's Approach to Evaluating Laboratory Test Activities
Laboratory Accreditation: More Than Rules
Castino T., Harris R.
Quality Assurance at the Ford Motor Company Central Laboratory: A Dynamic Approach to Laboratory Quality
Gaft S., Richards F.
Quality Assurance Requirements for Automated Water Quality Laboratories
An Industry Approach to Laboratory Quality Assurance and Accreditation Programs
Evolution of the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program Procedures
The Laboratory Evaluation Process of the National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation Program
Inspections, Tests, and Accreditation Activities Associated with Qualification of Safety-Related Equipment for Nuclear Generating Stations
Reliable Laboratory Data: A Look at a Successful Certification Program
The U.S. Army Environmental Hygiene Agency Analytical Quality Assurance Program
Belkin F., Costick S., Puzniak R., Sneeringer P.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Laboratory Evaluation Program
Lamond J., Scanlon J.
Proficiency Testing: An Essential Element of Laboratory Performance Evaluation and Accreditation
Horlick J., Kirkpatrick D.
Performance Evaluation in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety Inspection Service Science Laboratories
The Development of National Laboratory Accreditation Schemes with International Acceptance in Mind
Interlaboratory Comparisons as Used in the Accreditation of Laboratories in New Zealand’s Dairy Industry
The Standards Council of Canada’s Program for Accreditation of Testing Organizations
Developments in Australia and New Zealand Laboratory Evaluation Criteria
Garside J., Gilmour J.
Paper ID: STP814-EB
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